Sci-tech

Possible 'marsquake' detected for first time on red planet

As for Mars , "we've been collecting background noise up until now, but this first event officially kicks off a new field: Martian seismology!" This is expecte...


Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's fury: Royal baby name LEAKED?

However, a new report is claiming that Meghan Markle is actually bucking tradition for a different reason, and it's one that has made Queen Elizabeth furiou...


Pink Moon set to illuminate the skies today

The Moon reached its peak illumination around 12:12pm BST Friday, at the moment the moon's Earth-facing side was directly opposite the sun. The moniker for ...


Anomaly during SpaceX test could delay its first crewed flight

EDT Tuesday, April 30, for the launch of its Dragon spacecraft on a Falcon 9 rocket from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida"...


The Lyrid Meteor Shower peaks overnight

They are dust particles left over by the long-period comet C/1861 G1 Thatcher. The Lyrids have been observed for more than 2,700 years, NASA said, making th...


Caller Compares Climate Protesters To Gandhi And Says They Should Carry On

More than 1,000 people have been arrested so far in Extinction Rebellion protests in London , police have said, after the environmental campaigners were cleare...


Elon Musk on Tesla's self-driving capabilities

He predicted a world where Tesla owners could wake up and push a button to send their cars out into the field for pickups - essentially earning money from the c...


Tesla's Elon Musk expects 'robotaxis' to start in U.S. next year

At the same time, boasts of the computer's redundancy, having two of its Tesla chips inside, one acting as a fallback for the other. The computers are roughly...


How and when to watch the 2019 Lyrid meteor showers

Although the Lyrids have been known to provide outbursts of as many as 100 meteors per hour, nothing like that is expected this year and 10-20 per hour is proba...


U.S. astronaut to spend 11 months in space, set female record

Koch will be there for 11 months, becoming the first woman to be in space that long and just coming up short of the overall American record by Scott Kelly (340...


Crew Dragon Spacecraft Suffers Catastrophic Failure During Testing

A SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft suffered what the company said was an " anomaly " during static fire tests of its abort engines April 20, dealing a setback to...


United States astronaut to spend 11 months in space, setting female record

NASA this week announced a record-setting flight for Koch, who arrived at the ISS in March , and is now scheduled to remain in orbit until February 2020. "As...


Three climate change activists charged over obstructing a train during London protests

For the bank holiday we are halting swarming disruption and turning our focus on to the aviation industry. Interior minister Sajid Javid said he wanted police...


Black hole scientist excited for future after breathtaking image revealed

The research was conducted by the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) project, an worldwide collaboration begun in 2012 to try to directly observe the immediate envir...


A 'pink moon' is coming: What you need to know

According to NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center , the next lunar event will occur July 16-17 where skywatchers in South America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Austra...


Scientists Release The First Ever Image Of A Black Hole

And it is as violent too sexy and as exquisite as science fiction envisioned. Now, after two decades of global collaboration, some of the world's most powerfu...


A Pink Moon Is Coming This Month-Here’s What’s Special About It

Then, one of the original hoaxers eventually went on to support his original, simple meme of a green-tinted moon with an elaborate, but totally false, explanati...


SpaceX's recovered core booster damaged in rough seas

A spokesperson for SpaceX told The Verge: "Over the weekend, due to rough sea conditions, SpaceX's recovery team was unable to secure the centre core booste...


London braces for rail disruption by climate-change protesters

Commuters and businesses are raging at the major disruption to at least 500,000 people as a boat continues to block Oxford Circus, activists dance on Waterloo B...


Tornado Watch until 5 AM for South Mississippi

Monroe County Coroner Alan Gurley says multiple people were injured and multiple homes were damaged in Hamilton, Mississippi , which is 140 miles (225 kilomete...